DFSS

Follow-Up of DFSS Homeless Services Audit

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has completed a follow-up to its August 2015 audit of the Department of Family and Support Services’ (DFSS) homeless services. Based on the Department’s responses, OIG concludes that DFSS has begun implementation of corrective actions related to the audit findings. The purpose of the 2015 audit … [Read More…]

OIG Publishes Audit of DFSS Homeless Services

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 17, 2015 CONTACT: Rachel Leven, (773) 478-0534 OIG Publishes Audit of DFSS Homeless Services The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has completed an audit of the Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) homeless services. From 2013 to 2014 DFSS spent approximately $60.0 million in taxpayer funds on … [Read More…]

Audit of DFSS Homeless Services

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an audit of the Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) homeless services. The audit focused on how DFSS selected and monitored 57 homeless service providers, known as “delegate agencies,” in 2013 and 2014. During those two years DFSS spent approximately $60.0 million on homeless services provided by … [Read More…]

Follow-Up on Audit of DFSS Grant Monitoring

In April 2012, OIG published an audit of processes related to the Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) grant monitoring function. The purpose of the audit was to determine whether DFSS: had effective grant monitoring policies and procedures whether reimbursements to grantees were properly made and recorded Based upon the audit’s results, OIG determined … [Read More…]

Audit of DFSS Grant Monitoring

The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) published an audit of the City’s Department of Family & Support Services (DFSS) grant monitoring practices. The audit reviewed DFSS’ policies and procedures for managing grants made to delegate agencies. The audit focused on procedures in place during 2010 and found that despite some deficiencies, DFSS’ … [Read More…]